Frontman of Swedish heavy metallers Sabaton, Joakim Brodén, was voted fifth in the Czech national singing competition "Český slavík" (Czech nightingale) on November 26th! This came as a huge surprise to the Czech domestic music scene, and it became a source of satisfaction for Czech metalheads as Sabaton is hugely popular in the Czech Republic. Brodén got 9826 points, trailing by roughly 2,000 to a fourth place. Joakim made a video to thank his Czech fans. You can watch it here. Maybe more people will check out their new album The Last Stand.
Swedish metal heroes Sabaton announced they will be returning next year for a North American The Last Tour headlining trek. The band will be touring in support of their eighth album, The Last Stand. The tour will kick-off on April 20th at The Trocadero in Philadelphia, hit 7 Canadian cities plus Chicago, Anaheim, Dallas, and conclude at The Fillmore in Silver Springs, Maryland on May 22nd. For the first time since 2012, Sabaton will headline a tour in USA and Canada!
Sabaton's new album The Last Stand has just been released last month. But the Swedes continue to share videos from it. At the moment, they are showcasing the song "Sparta", available for your listening pleasure on the lyric video below.
Sabaton has announced on its official Facebook page that fellow Swede Tommy Johansson of ReinXeed will be the latest addition to the Sabaton line-up, taking over the guitarist position recently vacated by Thobbe Englund. Tommy will be immediately joining the band on the upcoming tour dates in support of the new album, The Last Stand.
Sabaton are ready for another battle with their new album, The Last Stand. And today, a week before the album's official release, the third advance song of the record, "Shiroyama," has been revealed online. You can watch the lyric video of the song here and see if you like it. Do you prefer it to "The Lost Battalion" and "Blood Of Bannockburn"?
Swedish power metal warriors Sabaton just announced that one brother-in-arms will leave the band. Thobbe Englund has decided to depart. Thobbe will do some more shows during the summer and play his final gig with Sabaton in their hometown Falun, on their own festival Sabaton Open Air, for the release party of the new album, The Last Stand. After that, a new guitar player will carry on the torch.
A new Sabaton track? Yes, please! The power metallers just released a new song today, the second single taken from their new opus, The Last Stand (out August 19th via Nuclear Blast). After "The Lost Battalion", "Blood Of Bannockburn" is the name of the new single. You can expect to hear a Hammond organ and Bagpipes. Enjoy it now here.
Trivium are embarking on a new North American tour. The Silence In The Snow tour will be back to the States this fall with Sabaton and Huntress in tow. Tickets go on-sale this Saturday. The trek, which gets underway September 15th at Columbus Newport Music Hall, will be headlined by Trivium. See all the dates below and catch them live.
Sabaton recently announced the release of their brand-new, 8th studio album, The Last Stand, due out on August 19th via Nuclear Blast Records. The band has now revealed the first album trailer, where they talk about different topics, including working with producer/musician Peter Tägtgren, and you can hear a few new snippets.
Sabaton recently announced the release of their brand new, 8th studio album, The Last Stand, which will see the light of day on August 19th via Nuclear Blast. Today, the power metal band finally presents the first single from the upcoming battle to their fans. It's the track "The Lost Battalion" and it is streaming online with a lyric video to go with it. Enjoy it below and share your impressions of the material.
As they are about to release a new album, The Last Stand, Sabaton have announced the first dates for their massive European tour for 2017. The Last Tour is their biggest tour yet and scheduled to kick off on January 7th at König Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. Very special guests are heavy metal legends Accept. Find all dates below!
Swedish power metal heroes Sabaton are currently working on their new studio album, entitled The Last Stand, which is going to be released worldwide on August 19th through Nuclear Blast. The big announcement was made today and the band is working again with Peter Tägtgren on this brand new chapter in Sabaton history. The artwork on the album, available below, was made by Peter Sallaí who has been with the band since Carolus Rex.
Sabaton's upcoming Heroes On Tour DVD will see the light of day on March 4th via Nuclear Blast. Now the Swedish power metal unit has shared another appetizer clip from the release for the tune "Carolus Rex", the title track of their 2012 album, filmed at their own Sabaton Open Air 2015.
Sabaton's Heroes On Tour DVD will see the light of day on March 4th. Now the Swedish heavy metal heroes have shared the first full clip from the release for the tune "Resist And Bite" filmed at Wacken Open Air 2015 with a sea of people. You can take a look at it below.
After releasing their first ever DVD in 2013, Swedish Empire Live, Sabaton are coming back for more! They released the album Heroes in 2014 and their enthusiastic fans reveled them in many sold-out venues all over the world during their following tour, which is still under way. Their concerts in Wacken and at their hometown festival in Falun were big highlights of the Heroes tour so far. Therefore the band decided to record these shows for an upcoming live DVD/CD package called Heroes On Tour.